Summary Report for:
15-1199.07 - Data Warehousing Specialists
Design, model, or implement corporate data warehousing activities. Program and configure warehouses of database information and provide support to warehouse users.
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- Design, implement, or operate comprehensive data warehouse systems to balance optimization of data access with batch loading and resource utilization factors, according to customer requirements.
- Develop data warehouse process models, including sourcing, loading, transformation, and extraction.
- Create or implement metadata processes and frameworks.
- Create plans, test files, and scripts for data warehouse testing, ranging from unit to integration testing.
- Create supporting documentation, such as metadata and diagrams of entity relationships, business processes, and process flow.
- Design and implement warehouse database structures.
- Develop and implement data extraction procedures from other systems, such as administration, billing, or claims.
- Develop or maintain standards, such as organization, structure, or nomenclature, for the design of data warehouse elements, such as data architectures, models, tools, and databases.
- Implement business rules via stored procedures, middleware, or other technologies.
- Map data between source systems, data warehouses, and data marts.
Tools & Technology
Tools used in this occupation:
|Computer servers — Storage servers|
|High end computer servers — Data warehouse appliances|
|Notebook computers — Laptop computers|
|Special purpose telephones — Multi-line telephone systems|
Technology used in this occupation:
|Data base management system software — Microsoft SQL Server; Oracle software; SAP Sybase IQ; Talendforge *|
|Data base reporting software — IBM Netezza TwinFin; Oracle Business Intelligence Discoverer; Oracle SQL Loader; SAP BusinessObjects software|
|Data base user interface and query software — Microsoft Access; Structured query language SQL; Teradata BTEQ; Transact SQL|
|Data mining software — IBM Cognos Business Intelligence; Rapid-I RapidMiner *; Teradata Parallel Transporter; Teradata Tpump|
|Metadata management software — Altova MapForce; Apatar *; Oracle Warehouse Builder; SAS Data Integration Server|
* Software developed by a government agency and/or distributed as freeware or shareware.
Interest code: IC
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Wages & Employment Trends
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|Median wages (2012)||$39.01 hourly, $81,140 annual|
|Employment (2010)||210,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2010-2020)||Slower than average (3% to 9%)|
|Projected job openings (2010-2020)||51,600|
|Top industries (2010)|
State & National
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012 wage data and 2010-2020 employment projections . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2010-2020). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.